Pearson National Teaching Awards

Celebrating transformational teaching

Helen Jones

Flint High School

The Award for Outstanding New Teacher of the Year

Flint, Wales

Helen conducts her lessons with pace and it is obvious they are planned thoroughly to make sure each pupil is included, regardless of their ability. The lessons themselves are fun and innovative and Helen is highly adept at switching effortlessly between tasks to accommodate all.

Since joining the school, Helen has been an excellent role model for both staff and pupils and she is a real team player. Innovation is at the heart of Helen’s brilliance and she goes above and beyond to improve her teaching which has a big impact on pupils, staff and parents